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Regulatory Scenario of Herbal Medicines: A Global Review

In the last few decades there has been exponential growth in the field of herbal medicine and regulation of herbal medicines has become key to ensuring the safety, efficacy and quality of herbal medicinal products. In their paper, Balamuralidhara V., Shilpi Khattri, Vandana K. and T. M. Pramod Kumar of JSS College of Pharmacy, JSS University, Mysore discuss in detail herbal drugs regulations in India, providing also an overview of the regulatory status of herbal medicine in the USA, Australia and Europe.